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Author Boyarin, Jonathan

Title Powers of diaspora : two essays on the relevance of Jewish culture / Jonathan Boyarin and Daniel Boyarin
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2002


Description 1 online resource (ix, 188 pages)
Contents Tricksters, martyrs, and collaborators: diaspora and the gendered politics of resistance -- Circumscribing constitutional identities in Kiryas Joel."
Summary Focusing on Jewish experience, Powers of Diaspora forcefully argues that diasporic communities exercise a distinct form of cultural power in order to maintain themselves
Notes "A different version of 'Circumscribing constitutional identities in Kiryas Joel' appeared as a Note in Yale Law Journal 106, no. 5 (March 1997)"--Title page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-172) and index
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Subject Talmud -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Jewish diaspora -- Political aspects
Jewish diaspora -- Political aspects -- Case studies
Masculinity -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
Satmar Hasidim -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- New York (State) -- Kiryas Joel
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
RELIGION -- Judaism -- General.
Ethnic relations -- Political aspects
Masculinity -- Religious aspects -- Judaism
Politieke aspecten.
Kiryas Joel (N.Y.) -- Ethnic relations -- Political aspects
New York (State) -- Kiryas Joel
Genre/Form Case studies
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Boyarin, Daniel
ISBN 9780816691678